The Rock Wall

Kimball just showed me her cell phone with a photo of Van with all of his teeth, both of them, barely breaking his bottom gum line. He just turned eight months. Adrian cut her first tooth at four months and two days. – I got out of the hospital on Tuesday, July 3, and felt

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Respect the Load, Share the Road

Beginning July 15, a statewide awareness campaign will remind Missouri motorists to drive safely around commercial motor vehicles.  In turn, commercial motor vehicle drivers will be reminded to obey traffic laws, use their seat belts, slow down and pay attention. Commercial motor vehicles make up 20 percent of Missouri’s interstate traffic, carry goods from coast

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About rug cuttin’ time?

THEY’LL SHAKE A LEG FOR THREE NIGHTS – Just before noon Tuesday, City Park Employees Nate Marsh (dark cap) and Chris White were taping the carpet together on the Picnic performance stage in preparation for the Picnic next week. Old timers may still say that someone “cut a rug” when they gave in to the

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Flash mob practices set

Final practices for the 8 p.m. Saturday, July 21, Picnic flash mob are scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wed, July 11, and Friday, July 13, and Tuesday, July 14, at the Community Center. Please be prompt.

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Ambulance Board to meet

The Cedar County Ambulance Board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 16, in its new building in Stockton. Unfinished business will be the sale of the old building. New business will be computer virus protection.

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El Dorado Springs Picnic rules and regulations

By Jarrod D. Schiereck Chief of Police Once more it is picnic time again, in fact the 137th Annual Picnic.  Each year we pause to remember day’s gone bye, renew old friendships, meet new friends, have some school class reunions, and enjoy the carnival and entertainment in our City Park and our downtown area.  Certainly,

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Missouri: The Spoiled Brats of Genealogy

Tim Dollens of Columbia, Missouri will give a presentation called “Missouri: The Spoiled Brats of Genealogy!” at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 17, in the Nevada Library Meeting Room, 218 W. Walnut St., Nevada. He will explain in his presentation why in Missouri we truly are the “spoiled brats” of genealogy. He will discuss the settlement

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EHS Alumni Association annual meeting

The EHS Alumni Association’s annual meeting this year will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 21, in the Wayside Inn Museum downtown El Dorado Springs. The Museum’s front door will be open, as well as the back door where there are no stairs. Parking spots will be posted for attendee’s convenience. Tours of the Museum

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“The Band Plays On”

Kansas City trumpet player to perform We would like to invite everyone to a very special concert Saturday, July 14, at 8 p.m. Our Municipal Band will be hosting a guest musician from the Kansas City area who will be performing “The Southern Cross” accompanied by our Band. This song will feature Dwight Rhodes, our

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